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Engineering Lead, Remote Config

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Engineering Lead, Remote Config in San Francisco, United States

  • Unity
  • Full time
  • Intermediate
  • Email
  • San Francisco, United States
  • 18/03/2021
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The opportunity

Unity Remote Config is a suite of tools we use to empower developers to change application configurations remotely in real-time; increasing iteration speed and facilitating deployment and tuning of software. Our platform has been incorporated into thousands of live Unity projects to facilitate a wide range of configuration and analytics tooling. These tools help our developers create the best gaming experience imaginable.

We are looking for an experienced engineer to lead Remote Config’s engineering efforts into 2021 and beyond. The combined effect of our Unity SDK, our microservices and APIs, and our dashboards reach millions of end users. Unity developers deserve a reliable and efficient platform to configure their games, and you can have an huge impact designing and maintaining scalable systems we can use as a foundation for multiple initiatives across many parts of the Unity organization.

This role will involve a fair amount of hands-on engineering, but is primarily a people-focused role. We are lookinig for someone who can attract and retrain high quality engineering talent. Someone who can coordinate long term efforts with other teams, and break large tasks into deliberate chunks on a weekly basis.

If you thrive on shaping robust systems and leading the engineers who build and maintain them, we’ve got a great job opportunity for you!

What you’ll be doing

  • Take ownership of ultimate technical direction for Remote Config products
  • Collaborate with product and other teams to align on long term strategy
  • Support the engineering team members as they advance in their career goals
  • Communicate team vision internally and externally to various partners
  • Oversee high availability and resilient services and infrastructure
  • Manage Cloud Infrastructure as we scale and integrate with other Unity products
  • Assist our Unity package pipeline to ship new features directly to Unity developers

What we’re looking for

  • Experience leading cross-team initiatives - high emphasis on proactive action
  • Good interpersonal skills - the ability to contribute to high level discussions and relay information across multiple channels
  • Comfortable giving and receiving steadfast feedback
  • Knowledge and understanding of the challenges that come with building distributed, highly available, and scalable, cloud based systems
  • Solid understanding of Cloud Infrastructure: GCP, AWS, or similar

You might also have

  • Leading long term projects or initiatives
  • Docker-based deployment systems
  • Handling Kubernetes at scale
  • Terraform, Helm and/or Gitlab-CI

Life at Unity 

Unity is the world’s leading platform for creating and operating real-time 3D (RT3D) content. Creators, ranging from game developers to artists, architects, automotive designers, filmmakers, and others, use Unity to make their imaginations come to life. Unity’s platform provides a comprehensive set of software solutions to create, run and monetize interactive, real-time 2D and 3D content for mobile phones, tablets, PCs, consoles, and augmented and virtual reality devices.

The company’s 1,400+ person research and development team keeps Unity at the forefront of development by working alongside partners to ensure optimized support for the latest releases and platforms. Apps developed by Unity creators were downloaded more than three billion times per month in 2019 on more than two billion unique devices. For more information, please visit www.unity.com.   


Unity is an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering an inclusive, innovative environment with the best employees. Therefore, we provide employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, disability, sex, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable law. If there are preparations we can make to help ensure you have a comfortable and positive interview experience, please let us know.

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